From the Himalayan Peaks to the Caribbean, from the Galapagos Islands to the Great Wall of Chine, From the “Lost World Tepuis” of Venezuela to the Jungles of Borneo, and from the Northern Light delight to the fascinating solar eclipse, the world is never been more accessible. There are almost countless iconic travel destinations around the world that can mesmerize you. But, we have to believe that it is our experiences and the journey itself that transforms an ordinary holiday in a life-changing adventure.
Today, we have selected the 5 adventures for you, families, couples, groups, singletons, and for the young and also for those who are not young. It’s a mix of some soft and challenging adventures that will be unforgettable for the rest of your life. If you have time, money, and have the courage to take the challenge, then you must visit these destinations at least once in a life:
- The Lost World and Angel Falls
Arthur Canon, the author of the book “The Lost World” was inspired by the Southeast Venezuela’s Table Mountains. A region of the dark jungle and the rolling grassland that is dominated by the gigantic sandstone Table Mountains recognized as “Tepuys”. It’s a 6 days classic trek to reach the summit of the Mount Roraima that is a maze of the babbling streams and blackened rock harbouring the unique plants such as the very rare carnivorous species. And then there is the world’s highest waterfall that plunges approximately 1,000m, known as the “Angle Falls”. To explore it properly, you need to have a minimum of 15 days.
- Ladakh and Stok Kangri – The Himalayas
It is an extremely tough trek that needs stamina, but you would be extremely glad to know that its rewards would be immense. You would be eased in and acclimatizing in the Leh, the capital of Ladakh, and travel around the monasteries and villages before you start to build up the pace with the treks over passes to the base camp of Stok Kangri to prepare for a night climb. If you wish to witness one of the most stunning sunrises in the Himalaya, then you should reach the summit in time. For this adventure, you need to have at least 14 proper days.
- Spitsbergen’s Polar Bears in Action
It is the journey towards the fascinating high Arctic on the wildlife expedition around Spitsbergen’s Island (Island of Spitsbergen). Here, you would be spotting the polar bears of Spitsbergen as they are hinting or feeding on the carcass. There will also be the aerial displays by the groups of walrus and breeding seabirds, and also the pods of the ghostly white beluga whales. This adventure needs you at a minimum of 11 days.
- Finland’s Husky Tour
You can explore the Finnish wilds by the snowmobile northwards from the Kittila towards the Norwegian border. This is trailed by the 2 days of the husky safari with your team of 4 or 5 dogs, sleeping in the wilderness cabin or in a tent, and cooking over the open fires. The last day of the snowmobiling follow the Victoria Trail, alongside the border of Sweden. This husky tour of Finland requires you at least 7 proper days.
- Rafting & Rock Climbing – Pyrenees
During this adventure, you would experience trekking, canyoning, white water rafting, abseiling, and rock climbing in the spectacular scenery of Pyrenees. There is a medieval village of the Bedun, where you can stay in the aesthetically attractive farmhouses, situated in the heart of Pyrenees. This spectacular adventure needs you to have 8 proper days.
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